Quotes of the Day

Selected from Michael Moncur's Collection of Quotations - January 04, 2013
Most people ignore most poetry
because
most poetry ignores most people.
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Adrian Mitchell  
Trying to be a first-rate reporter on the average American newspaper is like trying to play Bach's 'St. Matthew's Passion' on a ukulele.
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Bagdikian's Observation  
For centuries, theologians have been explaining the unknowable in terms of the-not-worth-knowing.
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H. L. Mencken (1880 - 1956)  
Doubt is not a pleasant condition, but certainty is absurd.
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Voltaire (1694 - 1778)  
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